Pro-Gest starts with installation
of new containerboard PM in Mantua

20 Jan 2017 − The project of recommissioning the Mantua mill in Italy is progressing. Pro-Gest reported that installation work for the 500,000 tpy containerboard machine has started.» more


Kama Karton taps Andritz to deliver new board machine

19 Jan 2017 − The Andritz-supplied folding boxboard production line has an production capacity of 220,000 tpy and is scheduled for start-up in the first quarter 2019.» more

Stora Enso shelves plans for Beihai hardwood pulp mill

19 Jan 2017 − Stora Enso is reconsidering its plans to build a 900,000 tpy bleached eucalyptus pulp mill at the Beihai production site in the Chinese Province of Guangxi.» more

Munksjö Rottersac restarts after ten-day standstill

18 Jan 2017 − Production is running again at Munksjö's specialty paper mill in France. Employees had downed tools for ten days.» more

Italian competition authority AGCM reviews Gruppo Espresso-ITEDI-deal

18 Jan 2017 − The combination of businesses of GELE and ITEDI would reportedly create the leading player in the Italian media and newspaper publishing sector with annual sales of approximately €750m.» more


Double A paper mill in Alizay to restart production after six-week standstill

17 Jan 2017 − Alizay paper mill produces uncoated woodfree offset and office paper and recycled copy paper. The decision to temporarily halt paper production was triggered by high inventory levels, according to Filpac CGT trade...» more

Paper mills announce February price hikes for brown recycled containerboard grades

16 Jan 2017 − More recycled corrugated case material manufacturers are set to increase their prices for brown packaging paper grades. The companies cite current good demand as the main reason for price hikes.» more